Rosamunde, Fürstin von Cypern

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Rosamunde, Fürstin von Cypern (Rosamund, Princess of Cyprus). Play by Helmina von Chézy (1823) for which Schubert wrote ov., 3 entr'actes, 2 ballet pieces, and some vocal nos. (D797). The ov. played at the f.p. was that already comp. for Alfonso und Estrella and pubd. under that title as Op.69 (D732). What we know as the Rosamunde ov. (D644) was written in 1820 for melodrama by Hoffmann called Die Zauberharfe (The Magic Harp).